Jan 18, 2013 8:00pm EST
people make challenges. >> steve. >> is pretty hurt to know what will stand up to the supreme court and what won't. we just have a ruling from the seventh circuit court of appeals in chicago at the element cannot conceal to carry some constitutional under the supreme court's second amendment. the federal appeals court in new york took exactly the opposite view. if you go back and read the supreme court decisions, they suggest there's a fair amount of latitude for the democratic government to regulate guns, but they also put a definite boundary on how far those can go. an outright ban on handguns like in chicago before, like washington d.c. hackers to fraud. that is a second amendment right goes too far to extend the right of self-defense that the supreme court found to emulate the home is another question entirely. i think ultimately probably what happens in congress is not going to be greatly affect getting greatly constrained by what the supreme court is going to allow. the court on things like regulation of a particular type of guns, waiting periods, background checks and things like
Jan 22, 2013 8:00pm EST
. coming up on "washington journal," congressman steve, freshman democrat from nevada to discuss the priorities and issues before the 113th congress. including spending, immigration, and gun control. he's followed by congressman liter i are. republican from nebraska. he'll be here to talk about the decision by the state governor approve the rerouting of the keystone pipeline through the state and the potential economic impact. [inaudible] it's hard to realize now twenty five years if -- in a way after the stalin years and the crew and automatic the sort of thing. soviets were very foreign to us, you know. after some of the things that happened, why we thought they were pretty aggressive people and i won't simon steers, but they probably thought we were monsters. so we very quickly broke through that because when you deal with people that are in the same line of work as you are, why and, and you're around them far short time, why you discover that human beings . >> this weekend on american history tv. oral histories, poll low nasa restaurant on the 1980 meeting of astronauts in space.
Jan 16, 2013 8:00pm EST
the lincoln memorial again? steve this won't be a super satisfying answer that we can get back to you with details. we have a team that concentrates on logistics. that was an issue for years ago getting across pennsylvania so in terms of the access issue, my colleagues can follow-up with you afterwards and put you in touch with the right folks. >> just a logistical question. what is your best guess for running time of the ceremony, start to finish and for the parade start to finish? >> i can handle the ceremony portion of the. we expect that the announcements on the platform former will begin around 11:00. it will take about 30 minutes to announce everyone that will be seated on the platform. senator schumer opens the ceremony at 11:30 and we expect the president will take a oath at about and there will be a couple of -- immediately after that to wrap things up and the final musical act. the procession will head back inside and we hope to have everyone inside it 12:30 or so. the music begins for the pre-program at 9:30 in the morning and vip's other vip's will head out from the platfo